Trade mission to the agri sector of Uganda

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  27 November 2017 to 01 December 2017 - All Day Event

Opportunities for Dutch companies active in the agri sector!   

Are you an entrepreneur who is interested in the agri sector of Uganda? Join the trade mission at the end of November 2017! The trade mission includes participation in the 5th edition of the annual Agribusiness Congress East Africa by means of a Dutch pavilion.   


The East African market is one of over 145.5 million consumers and its agriculture is valued at more than $147 billion. There is ample opportunity to establish East Africa as the continent’s agricultural hub. The region’s agriculture sector is not evolving fast enough to meet market demands due to the lack of commercialisation, mechanisation and access to information. Companies from the Netherlands now have the opportunity to respond to the demand of the East African agri sector.   


Due to the opportunities above, the Netherlands Export Combination (NEC) and AgriProFocus organise a trade

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Handelsmissie Myanmar: ontdek de nieuwste ASEAN markt

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  07 June 2017 to 09 June 2017 - All Day Event

Heeft u ervaring met zakendoen in de ASEAN-regio? Wilt u de kansen en mogelijkheden in Myanmar verkennen? Ga dan mee met de eerste handelsmissie naar Myanmar van 7 t/m 9 juni 2017.

Tijdens de missie maakt u kennis met deze unieke markt, die een sprong in de tijd maakt. Op het programma staan netwerkevenementen, bedrijfsbezoeken, matchmaking en presentaties bij relevante instellingen.

Opkomende markt

De Nederlandse Ambassade in Myanmar en de Rijksdienst voor Ondernemend Nederland ( kunnen u ondersteunen om de stap naar deze jonge markt te zetten.

U ontmoet ondernemers die de stap al hebben gezet, zowel start-ups als multinationals als Shell, De Heus, Heineken, Unilever, East West Seed, Control Union, Royal en Haskoning DHV.

Volgt u de ontwikkelingen in deze nieuwste opkomende markt in Azië al langer en heeft u interesse om deze van dichtbij te leren kennen? Dan bent u van harte welkom om aan deze eerste regionale handelsmissie deel te nemen.


De missie is gericht op bedrijven die

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Posted 18 October 2016 at 12:31

Vidéo de la mission entrant du commerce agro-alimentaire du Mali, du Niger et du Burkina Faso aux Pays-Bas

En Août 2016, 48 entreprises du Mali, du Niger et du Burkina Faso ont visité les Pays-Bas lors d'une mission commerciale organisée par le Conseil d'affaires des Pays-Bas-africain. Nous suivons entrepreneur Aichatou Nasser du Niger au cours de cette visite. Les participants visitent un membre de notre partenariat néerlandais Bejo Zaden.

In August 2016, 48 companies from Mali, Niger and Burkina Faso visited The Netherlands during a trade mission organized by the Netherlands-African Business Council. We follow entrepreneur Aichatou Nasser from Niger during this visit.  The participants visit one of our Dutch partnership member Bejo zaden.


Poultry, Processing & Meat Trade Mission to Kenya

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  23 May 2016 to 27 May 2016 - All Day Event
  Nairobi, Kenya

From May 23 until May 27 2016 a Poultry, Meat and Processing Trade Mission to Kenya will be organized by the Netherlands - African Business Council (NABC) in close cooperation with the Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands in Nairobi. Part of this trade mission will take place at the AIPEX in Nairobi. Also a matchmaking session, a reception, company visits (field visits) and a seminar will be organised in Kenya.  

The objective of this trade mission is to introduce and familiarize Dutch companies in the Dutch poultry, processing and meat value chains to the Kenyan market. With the end goal being to generate investment and trade opportunities within these two value chains between the Netherlands and Kenya. In addition to a number of tailor made excursions and meetings we will participate in a sector related expo (AIPEX) taking place from the 25th until the 27th of May in Nairobi Kenya. As such we will also be providing an opportunity to Dutch companies to exhibit and be part of t

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Dutch Trade Mission to Ethiopia

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  17 May 2016 - 06:00 to 20 May 2016 - 23:00
  Addis Abeba, Ethiopia

Want to do business in Ethiopia? Join the economic mission to Ethiopia from 17 - 20 May, 2016 along Jeroen Verheul, Ambassador for Foreign Trade and Development at the Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs. 

During the mission you will have extensive contact with Ethiopian businesses and government parties. You will meet and share experiences with Dutch entrepreneurs and potential business partners from Ethiopia. In addition, you will have the opportunity for business meetings as well as  individual matchmaking, collective visits to relevant companies, government agencies and network events such as the Dutch Business Day.

Participation in this mission is open to companies and research institutions from all sectors. During the mission will be special attention will be paid to the sectors: Agri & Food and Horticulture & Propagation Materials.

More information can be found HERE


Agri-machinery matchmaking event

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  22 March 2016, 08:00-16:00
  Imperial Royale, Kampala

9 Dutch Agri-machinery supplying companies will be in Uganda on a trade mission between the 20th to the 24th of March, and on 22nd March, at the Imperial Royale hotel, they will be available to meet and have one on one discussion with all Ugandan companies and Individuals that would like to explore accessing agri-machinery from the Netherlands. This is a great opportunity for any Ugandan agribusinesses that would like to access quality but affordable machinery (new and second hand) from reputable suppliers from the Netherlands. 

During the learning and matchmaking event, on the 22nd March, several financial service providers (DFCU, Centenary Bank, Bank of Uganda (agricultural credit facility), Financing for Agriculture (FA) Bidnetwork among others will be on hand to explain the various financing opportunities they can offer to support those interested to procure agricultural machinery.

This is an exciting opportunity for those Agribusinesses, positioning thems

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Trademission - Kenya 15-20 Nov 2015

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  15 November 2015 to 20 November 2015 - All Day Event
  Sports Club Eldoret Kenya

Agriken International and Dutch Export Combination is organizing a multi-sectoral matchmaking trademissie to Uasin Gishu County, in the North Rift Kenya in the sectors of agriculture, food processing, infrastructure / construction and renewable energy.

This trade mission is designed to explore the market through government visits, project visits and to gain commercial contacts through individual matchmaking. The program coincides with the North Rift Economic Forum that will take place on 18th until 20th November, 2015, which will be held in Eldoret Sports Club.


Max. 15 companies, a minimum of 8 participants. You can sign up till October 10, 2015.

More information: If you are interested in participating in this trip or want more information? Please contact

- Joost van Dam - 033-4330131 -

- Or Dorcas Jeruto - 010-4857000 -